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The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019)

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Through his bond with his owner, aspiring Formula One race car driver Denny, golden retriever Enzo learns that the techniques needed on the racetrack can also be used to successfully navigate the journey of life.

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Simon Curtis

Writers:

Mark Bomback (screenplay by), Garth Stein (based on the novel by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Costner ... Enzo (voice)
Milo Ventimiglia ... Denny
Jackie Minns Jackie Minns ... Mrs. Spangle
Marcus Hondro ... Mr. Spangle
Ian Lake ... Mike
Andres Joseph ... Tony
Gary Cole ... Don Kitch
Donald Heng ... Sean Wright
Peter Ciuffa ... Crew Chief
Matthew Kevin Anderson ... Fox Sports Reporter
Amanda Seyfried ... Eve
Kathy Baker ... Trish
Martin Donovan ... Maxwell
Reva Dexter Reva Dexter ... Justice of the Peace
Kasia Machelak Kasia Machelak ... Midwife
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Dog lovers believe their canine family members understand language, comprehend events, have opinions, exude loyalty. In "The Art of Racing In The Rain", wise old dog Enzo Swift shares thoughts about the life experiences which prepared him to protect his family in times of greatest need.

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Meet the Dog Who Will Show the World How to Be Human

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Comedy | Drama | Romance | Sport

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Rated PG for thematic material | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Based on the book by Garth Stein. See more »

Quotes

Denny: And what if I don't win?
Don Kitch: There's no dishonor in losing the race, there's only dishonor in not racing because you're afraid to lose.
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Soundtracks

Have You Ever Seen the Rain
Written by John Fogerty (as John Cameron Fogerty)
Performed by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Courtesy of Fantasy Records
A Division of Concord Music
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Dog Owners, Bring Your Tissues
11 August 2019 | by grantm-23262See all my reviews

The Art of Racing in the Rain is one of those films that rips your heart out of your chest, dangles it in front of your face, and ultimately gives it back to you. It is a very faithful adaptation of the original novel, with some changes that I personally thought were for the better. Milo Ventimiglia and Kevin Costner bring their A games to this film. You can feel a very strong connection between their characters Denny and Enzo the dog respectively. Though this film isn't the most groundbreaking out there, it is a very well-made, heartfelt retelling of an incredibly heartwarming story.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Italian

Release Date:

9 August 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,137,584, 11 August 2019

Gross USA:

$26,395,642

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$33,766,787
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Dolby Atmos

Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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